SpaceX Launches Second Mission of 2021 with More Starlinks on 8x-Flown Rocket

@SpaceX launches 1,000th Starlink, flies first 8x-used #Falcon9 & sets new launch-to-launch record for reusable orbital-class boosters. […]

CRS-21 Dragon Packed With Science, Ahead of Monday Return to Earth

@SpaceX #Dragon will return over 5,200 pounds (2,350 kg) of science results (and a many-times-used space suit) back home on Monday and into scientists’ hands in record-setting time. […]

The Year Ahead: 2021 Poses Risks, Challenges, Rewards (Part 2)

@Space_Station promises to be a busy place in 2021, as @Commercial_Crew hits its stride & @NASA_SLS & #Artemis prepares to return humans to the Moon. […]

Astronaut Team for SpaceX Crew-3 Mission to Set New Records

@Astro_Raja, @AstroMarshburn & @Astro_Matthias are training for Crew-3, as Chari becomes only the 6th American to command his first space mission. […]

Dragon Resilience Crew Discusses Falcon 9 Ride, Living in Space

#Crew1 astronauts @Astro_Illini, @AstroVicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker talked about launch, bedroom arrangements & science as they settle into @Space_Station. […]

Dragon Resilience Docks at Space Station, Expands Expedition 64 to Seven Crew

@Space_Station now has a 7-person long-duration crew for the 1st time in its history, following smooth #Crew1 docking. @Astro_Illini, @AstroVicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker will help to increase the station’s science utilization to 70hr per week. […]

On Anniversary of Longest U.S. Crewed Spaceflight, Dragon Resilience Prepares for ISS Docking

OTD in 1973, 3 astronauts launched to Skylab for what still stands as America’s longest human space mission flown on a U.S. vehicle. But Crew-1, currently inbound to @Space_Station, aims to break that record. […]

SpaceX, NASA Launch Crew-1; First U.S. Crewed Night Launch in 10 Years

@SpaceX & @NASA have launched #Crew1 astros @Astro_Illini, @VicGlover, @Astro_Soichi & Shannon Walker to @Space_Station. Docking due on Monday night. […]

Crew-1 Readies for Sunday Launch, 28-Hour Trek to Space Station

@NASA & @SpaceX are set to launch #Crew1 at 7:27 p.m. EST Sunday, for 28hr trek to @Space_Station. But the weather may have other ideas. […]

New Falcon 9, Dragon Resilience, Crew-1 Ready for Saturday Launch, Weather Permitting

@SpaceX & @NASA are ready for #Crew1: the 100th human visit to the @Space_Station. Liftoff at 7:49 p.m. EST Saturday, weather permitting. #LaunchAmerica […]